Thiem searching for secret of success against Djokovic

Security officers check visitors before entering the Roland Garros stadium at tthe French Open tennis tournament Sunday

A win over the red hot Thiem en route to winning his first Grand Slam of the year could be the turning point for Djokovic, who many feels has lost his hunger for victory this year.

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal surged into the French Open quarterfinals for a record-equalling 11th time on Sunday, while reigning women's title-holder Garbine Muguruza crashed out in the last 16. Thiem is known for his relentless attack and powerful baseline shots and will likely push Djokovic to the limit on Tuesday.

The youngest player left in the draw, 19-year-old Latvian Jelena Ostapenko, faces 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki, who has reached the Paris quarter-finals for the first time since 2010.

While the pair has met five times in their history, with Djokovic winning all of them, it was the semi-finals past year which the former world no.1 can use to his advantage. I'm sure he's going to be as motivated as ever, so I expect him to come out and really play his best. "Now I have a day to rest and get ready".

Police officers patrol outside the Roland Garros stadium for the French Open tennis tournament Friday

"As for Thiem, he is one of the outside favorites to win the competition, not counting three of the big four now playing in the Grand Slam. I will talk to my coach, to my team. I played finals in Madrid before, and then already in the first two matches of Rome I felt that somehow, I'm getting more and emptier".

"I just think that they sometimes should be a little bit more respectful", she added, as Mladenovic thrived on the partisan support. Against Rafa, I played with the last percents I had. So I don't think about the (Djokovic) match too much.

Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal displayed a commanding performance as he thrashed his fellow countryman Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain in straight sets to book his place in the quarter-finals of the French Open here on Sunday.

Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem live streaming, French Open live streaming and tennis live streaming info follows.

Related News:

  • Robbie welcomed to One Love Manchester stage by Take That

    Though Liam's sibling did not appear on stage, he was joined by Coldplay as he sang for the city he was brought up in. Seven people were killed and 48 were injured in that attack. "Evil will test us".

    Broker Changes For Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (WHLR)

    DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale boosted its position in shares of Alexandria Real Estate Equities by 246.3% in the third quarter. After $2.01 actual EPS reported by Boeing Co for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.92% EPS growth.
    Congress Roasted For Map That Marks Out 'Indian Occupied Kashmir'

    Congress Roasted For Map That Marks Out 'Indian Occupied Kashmir'

    "For Modi, the soldiers have become a shield to play politics and hide his failures", the PTI quoted him as saying. Referring to what he described as the abysmal GDP numbers of this quarter, Mr.
  • Girl Thrown Out of Soccer Game Because She 'Looks Like a Boy'

    They don't deserve to be disqualified for not fitting some outdated, sexist notion of what makes someone "look like" a girl. Tournament organizers even saw Mili's insurance card and were still not convinced.

    China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

    He says, "I've seen some different press releases back and forth, so before I make an opinion, I want to sit down and read it". Trump has not given any indication of which way he is leaning, saying he'd been "hearing from a lot of people, both ways".

    Korea Launches Scud-class Ballistic Missile

    North Korea is still thought to be several years from its goal of being able to target U.S. mainland cities. In a statement, the JCS warned North Korea's repeated provocation would further deepen its global isolation.
  • Trump Believes Climate Change Is Real, Aide Says

    Her boss, however, has shaken up that image and raised doubts about America's global commitments. She also said Trump knows the U.S. has to be "responsible" with climate change.

    Putin urges 'joint work' with Trump on climate

    He also said that the pact puts the United States at the mercy of foreign powers; in fact, the agreement is voluntary. He's said California's economy is proof that combating climate change isn't the economic deadweight Trump suggests.

    Indian-American girl wins Spelling Bee

    The sixth-grader from Fresno , California, won by spelling " marocain ", a French word for dress fabric made of ribbed crepe. She is also the 13th consecutive Indian-American victor ; 18 of the last 20 bees were won by Indian-Americans.
  • Sadiq Khan criticises 'ill-informed' Donald Trump's response to London attack

    Sadiq Khan criticises 'ill-informed' Donald Trump's response to London attack

    No reason to be alarmed ", Khan said while addressing residents. "It's shameful that we've reinforced a bully personality". President Trump has hurled more insults at London's mayor, Sadiq Khan .

    Apple Watch adds gym equipment integration, built-in Bluetooth

    A crown at the top left corner of the screen also allows users to scroll through a list of timely news and content. In addition to these features, watchOS 4 comes with support for the new person-to-person Apple Pay feature.
    Walmart testing store employee delivery of US online orders

    Walmart testing store employee delivery of US online orders

    Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc.'s holdings in Wal-Mart Stores were worth $2,134,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. On average, equities research analysts predict that Wal-Mart Stores will post $4.36 earnings per share for the current year.


Most liked

David Ortiz really impressed by 'scary' Aaron Judge
Ortiz has consciously stayed away from Fenway Park this season to let the team develop a new identity in the post-Big Papi era. The event in question was the "All-Stars of New York " charity bowling tournament , founded by Yankees pitcher C.C.

Piano-playing bear strikes viral chord at Colorado apartment
There have been no reports of violent interactions with animals within Vail in recent years, according to police. If this bear was looking for a standing ovation, he likely didn't realize he was playing for such a tough crowd.

Halep and Svitolina advance to French Open quarterfinals
The pair fell out in April after Cornet and her Fed Cup team-mates taunted Garcia and have not been on friendly terms since. Svitolina will face Romaninan third seed and 2014 runner-up Simona Halep for a place in the semi-finals.

Conway's Husband Clarifies Critical Trump Tweet, Still Supports President
In later tweets, Conway acknowledged that he supported the ban, but doubled down on Trump's error in sending those tweets. This was the second executive order President Trump signed on the matter.

Former Ravens pass rusher Elvis Dumervil signs with 49ers
The news of the Dumervil signing came not long after the Niners announced they have signed veteran cornerback Brandon Boykin. Look for this to happen, as San Francisco strives to upgrade what has been an anemic pass rush in recent years.

Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to the bench to coach Game 2
That's what I was wondering after watching the Cleveland Cavaliers lose, 132-113, to the Golden State Warriors on Sunday night. What was so discouraging for the Cavs is that they played better in Game 2 but the result didn't really change.

Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes
The climb up 3,000-foot (914-meter) El Capitan used to take days to complete with the aid of ropes, safety gear and a partner. The first one he aborted in November after about an hour when conditions didn't feel right to him.

Was Trump the First U.S. President to Visit the Western Wall?
Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, bending to the same security risks as other presidents who have made that promise. "Only under our sovereignty Jerusalem had become an island of tolerance", Netanyahu said . "But they're losers.

Explosion at corn milling plant rocks Wisconsin town
Ehrhardt added that his son-in-law works at Didion Milling, but he was not working at the time of the explosion. A fire Monday night near a gas dryer in the plant was "totally unrelated" to the explosion, according to Clark.

Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote
Trump, he said: "You shouldn't make a noise about this, but should create the conditions for joint work". He also rubbished claims the Kremlin had struck secret deals with Trump's team.

Stocks are sliding on the disappointing jobs report
The president has focused on manufacturing jobs, a sector that has seen steady growth since his election. March and April data was revised to show 66,000 fewer jobs created than previously reported.

Pelley out, Mason temporarily in as CBS evening news anchor
For all the attention Maddow and other cable personalities get, however, Pelley routinely reached twice as many people each night. Mason, who is one of the most experienced journalists at CBS News, will continue to co-anchor CBS This Morning with Alex Wagner.

Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII)?
Earnings per share (EPS) the amount of income that "belongs" to each share of common stock. $17,198 worth of salesforce.com, inc. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Thursday, April 14 report. (NYSE: PII) rating on Tuesday, September 13.

Prosecutors probing Macron minister Richard Ferrand's business dealings
Ferrand has also acknowledged hiring his son as his parliamentary aide for a few months. Montel, for her part, told French television that "de Sarnez can do what she likes".

Beamer, Brown debut on College Football Hall of Fame ballot
The Hall of Fame Class of 2018 will be announced on January 8, 2018, in Atlanta, the site of the CFP National Championship. Matt Cavanaugh , Pittsburgh-Quarterback-1977 First Team All-American who led the Panthers to a 1976 national title...